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En el centro a la izquierda, la hija y el esposo de una anciana fallecida por COVID-19, de pie mientras los enterradores colocan el ataúd en su tumba en el cementerio de La Almudena en Madrid, España, el sábado 28 de marzo de 2020. Los nombres de las personas en la imagen no estaban disponibles.

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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spain and Italy demanded more European help as they fight still-surging coronavirus infections amid the continent’s worst crisis since World War II. In the U.S., authorities urged millions in the hard-hit New York City region to stop traveling to keep the virus contained.

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's president on Sunday lashed out at criticism of its lagging response to the worst coronavirus outbreak in the Middle East, saying the government has to weigh economic concerns as it takes measures to contain the pandemic.

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Un trabajador migrante indio lleva una niña sobre los hombros mientras esperan a conseguir transporte a su pueblo tras una orden de cuarentena, en medio de temores por la expansión de un nuevo coronavirus, en Nueva Delhi, India, el sábado 28 de marzo de 2020.

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NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi apologized to the public on Sunday for imposing a three-week national lockdown, calling it harsh but “needed to win” the battle against the coronavirus pandemic.

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Un miembro del ejército de Irán camina entre las filas de camas de un hospital temporal de 2.000 camas para atender a los pacientes de COVID-19, instalado por el ejército en un centro de exhibiciones en el norte de Teherán, en Irán, el 26 de marzo de 2020.

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Dubai's largest, fully private real estate developer posted on Sunday its first yearly loss since becoming a publicly traded company, a worrying sign for the sheikhdom's already-reeling vital property market that's been hit with the fallout from the coronav…

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BERLIN (AP) — In her first address to the nation on the coronavirus pandemic, German Chancellor Angela Merkel calmly appealed to citizens' reason and discipline to slow the spread of the virus, acknowledging as a woman who grew up in communist East Germany how difficult it is to give up free…

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's leading composer and conductor, Krzysztof Penderecki died Sunday after a “long and serious illness,” sources close to his family said. He was 86.

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STOCKHOLM (AP) — The streets of Stockholm are quiet but not deserted. People still sit at outdoor cafes in the center of Sweden's capital. Vendors still sell flowers. Teenagers still chat in groups in parks. Some still greet each other with hugs and handshakes.

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ARCHIVO - En esta fotografía de archivo del lunes 2 de marzo de 2020, facilitada por el gobierno norcoreano, se ve al gobernante Kim Jong Un cuando inspecciona unas maniobras militares en un lugar no revelado en Corea del Norte.

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Un hombre mira a una pantalla que muestra imágenes de archivo de un lanzamiento de misiles en Corea del Norte, durante un noticiero, en la Estación de Tren de Seúl, en Corea del Sur, el domingo 29 de marzo de 2020.

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CAIRO (AP) — Malak el-Kashif left home on her birthday seven years ago. Walking into an uncertain future, she was underdressed for the weather and armed with little— except for some makeup, a few women’s accessories and 50 Egyptian pounds (at the time about six American dollars).

Building permits issued by the city of Lufkin March 6-20, listed by address, owner, contractor and description.

We are early in this coronavirus game of social distancing and hand washing. We haven’t quite become weary of it. We joke about it. And yet, I am starting to see — among my friends — some very real concern about our elder parents and grandparents. But we don’t allow ourselves to linger on th…

As COVID-19, coronavirus, continues to spread throughout our state, I want to take a break from our examination of interim charges so that I can provide you with as much information as possible about what we are doing at the state level to address this global pandemic.

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SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — As the coronavirus rages across the United States, mainly in large urban areas, more than a third of U.S. counties have yet to report a single positive test result for COVID-19 infections, an analysis by The Associated Press shows.

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DETROIT (AP) — Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer issued an executive order Saturday requiring communities statewide to restore water service, effectively ending water shutoffs for the duration of the coronavirus pandemic.

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NEW YORK (AP) — As coronavirus cases rose in the national epicenter of New York, President Donald Trump surprised governors of the state and neighboring New Jersey and Connecticut by saying Saturday that he might impose a quarantine on their residents before tweeting later in the day that a …

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Something was wrong. The chow hall line at New York’s Rikers Island jail had halted. For three hours, the men stood and waited, without food, until a correctional officer quietly delivered the news: A civilian chef was among those who tested positive for the coronavirus.

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ATLANTA (AP) — The Rev. Joseph E. Lowery fought to end segregation, lived to see the election of the country’s first black president and echoed the call for “justice to roll down like waters and righteousness like a mighty stream” in America.

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ATLANTA (AP) — The Rev. Joseph E. Lowery, a veteran civil rights leader who helped the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. found the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and fought against racial discrimination, died Friday, a family statement said. He was 98.

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Sunday fired two suspected ballistic missiles into the sea, South Korea and Japan said, continuing a streak of weapons launches that suggests leader Kim Jong Un is trying to strengthen domestic support amid worries about a possible coronavirus outbrea…

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President Donald Trump has backed away from calling for a quarantine for coronavirus hotspots in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, instead directing Saturday night that a “strong Travel Advisory” be issued to stem the spread of the outbreak.

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MIAMI (AP) — Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó called Saturday night for the creation of a "national emergency government" of diverse political leanings to fight the spread of the coronavirus with the assistance of $1.2 billion in international loans.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actor John Callahan, known for playing Edmund Grey on “All My Children” and also starring on other soaps including “Days of Our Lives,” “Santa Barbara” and “Falcon Crest,” has died. He was 66.

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JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A strong inland and shallow earthquake hit parts of Indonesia's Sulawesi island late Saturday night, sending people fleeing despite appeals by officials to keep distance to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

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DETROIT (AP) — The coronavirus continued its unrelenting spread across the United States with fatalities doubling in two days and authorities saying Saturday that an infant who tested positive had died. It pummeled big cities like New York, Detroit, New Orleans and Chicago, and made its way,…

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WESTERLY, RI (AP) — The Rhode Island National Guard started going door to door on Saturday in coastal areas to inform any New Yorkers who may have come to the state that they must self-quarantine for 14 days while Gov. Gina Raimondo expanded the mandatory self-quarantine to anyone visiting t…

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Un oficial de policía observa la identificación de una mujer en una estación de autobuses públicos en Soacha, en las afueras de Bogotá, Colombia, el viernes 27 de marzo de 2020. Las autoridades colombianas han impuesto una cuarentena total y drásticas restricciones de movilización en un esfu…

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Una mujer se para a la entrada de una estación vacía del metro en Santiago, Chile, en medio de una cuarentena en toda la ciudad con la que se busca contener la propagación del nuevo coronavirus, el viernes 27 de marzo de 2020.

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Una brigada de profesionales de la salud cubanos, que se ofrecieron como voluntarios para viajar a las Indias Occidentales, levantan el puño derecho mientras cantan el himno nacional de su país, en La Habana, Cuba, el sábado 28 de marzo de 2020.

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